Sam Killen
Sam Killen
Height: 5-11
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cranston, R.I.
High School: Cranston East
Position: Sprints

2010-2011: (Indoor) Finished second in the 55m dash with a time of 6.56 while placing 14th in the 200m (23.21) at the Northeastern-Carisella Invitational... Placed seventh in the 60m dash with a time of 7.20 at the U.S. Navy Invite... Posted a time of 6.78 in the 55m dash at the Atlantic 10 Championships... (Outdoor): A member of the 4x100m relay team that finished second in a time of 42.24 at the Bryant Invitational... Posted a time of 11.36 in the 100m run at the Husky Invitational... A member of the 4x100m relay team that finished third at Brown Outdoor Invitational... A member of the 4x100m relay team that finished seventh in a time of 42.59 at the Larry Ellis Invitational.

2009-2010: (Indoor) Place third in the 60m (7.04) at the Lafayette Rider Winter Games. Outdoor: Placed third in the 100m dash, registering a time of 11.22 at the UConn Alumni Invite... Finished third overall in the 100m dash with a time of 11.33 seconds at the Brown Invitational... Notched a fifth place finish in the 100m dash at the New England Championships.

2008-09 (Indoor) Did Not Compete. Outdoor: Finished seventh in the 200 meter dash (23.26) along with an eighth place finish in the 100 meter dash (11.48) at the Bryant Invitational (3/28)...Collected a seventh place finish in the 100 meter dash (11.37), as well a fourteenth place finish in the 200 meter dash (23.26) at the UConn Alumni Track and Field Invitational (3/28)...Finished sixth at the New England Outdoor Championships in the 100 meter dash with a time of 10.96 seconds (5/9). 2007-08: Placed 7th in the 400m at the Sorlien Invitational... Finished 12th in the 400m dash at the Mega Meet. High School: Two-year letterwinner in both track and football ... Most Valuable Runner ... 100m Division Champion ... 200m Class A Champion ... member of Cranston East's 4x100m relay team which broke the school record ... honor roll student. Personal: Enjoys running and basketball ... lists New Orleans Saints and Carolina Panthers as his favorite pro teams and Steve Smith as his favorite pro athlete ... nursing major at URI. Updated Sept. 23, 2011